Occupational and Environmental Diseases Association

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Occupational and Environmental Diseases Association

Parallel form(s) of name

  • OEDA

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Society for the Prevention of Asbestosis and Industrial Diseases (SPAID)
  • Asbestos Induced Diseases Society (AIDS)

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence




Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

According to the memorandum & articles of association, OEDA's objectives were

  • (1) to educate the public in the causes, prevention and treatment of occupational diseases,
  • (2) to relieve and treat persons suffering from occupational diseases and provide counselling and advice for such persons, and
  • (3) to promote a healthy and safe environment.

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Control area

Authority record identifier


Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Victoria Peters
Revised by Anna-K Mayer, 2016-01-06




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